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Cross-border missile strike claims 2 lives

Cross-border missile strike claims 2 lives

Aug 28, 2013 - 16:45

ASADABAD (PANinfo-icon): Two worshippers have been killed in a cross-border missile attack on the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, the police chief said on Wednesday.

Brig. Gen. Abdul Haseeb Syedkhel said one of missiles hit a mosqueinfo-icon in the district last night, killing two people. The mosque was also damaged as a result of the missile hit.

Elsewhere in the province, a child was killed and four others were injured by a Talibaninfo-icon-fired mortar shell in Sarkano district. The injured were under medical care at a local hospital, Syedkhel added.



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